Frederikshavn (frĭħˈrĭks-houn) [key], city (1992 pop. 24,930), Nordjylland co., N Denmark, a port on the Kattegat; chartered 1818. It is a commercial and industrial center, with ferry services, shipyards, engineering works, and a food processing industry.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Frederikshavn from Fact Monster:

  • Denmark - Information on Denmark — geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, as well as a map and the national flag.
  • Encyclopedia: Scandinavian Political Geography - Encyclopeadia articles concerning Scandinavian Political Geography.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Scandinavian Political Geography

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Quizzes

Play Tic Tac Toe